Getting Irate So That You Don't Have To

Getting Irate So That You Don't Have To

Wednesday, 10 December 2008

Yeah, Right.

Just seen that James Purnell is doing the rounds on TV and radio saying that he's going to make benefit claimants do some work or risk lose state payments.

Of course he is. No government's ever said this before, have they ?


Mrs Smallprint said...

Is there a whiff of election in the air?

marksany said...

He's spinning so fast I can't read his T-shirt.

"The real point is that welfare claimants' have no strong motivation to find a job because they lose more in benefits than they can earn in net wages. Until the Powers That Be grasp this simple fact, all this tinkering achieves nothing."Wadsworth